OHL 20 in 20 Season Preview: Ottawa 67’s
With the addition of general manager James Boyd and André Tourigny providing a new look behind the bench, a defensively capable Ottawa 67’s club looks to be competitive in the East Division.
2016-17 Record: 26-34-7-1 (5th East Division)
Head Coach: André Tourigny (1st season/13th CHL season)
Key additions: Graeme Clarke, Nikita Okhotyuk, Jack Quinn, Quinn Yule, Mitchell Hoelscher, Cedrick Andree
Notable graduates: Artur Tyanulin, Chris Martenet, Patrick White, Jared Steege
Leading scorer: Austen Keating* (67 GP, 22-41–63)
Leading scorer (defencemen): Noel Hoefenmayer (62 GP, 14-26–40)
Leading scorer (rookie): Ben Evans (60 GP, 8-14–22)
Leading goaltender: Leo Lazarev (43 GP, 15-20-3-1, 3.84 GAA, .888, 2 SO)
Quick Hit: OHL graduate James Boyd takes over as general manager in Ottawa. He played for the 67’s during the 1994-95 season.
#OHLOpeningWeek schedule: Thurs. Sept. 21 at BAR, Fri. Sept. 22 at MISS, Sun. Sept. 24 vs. ER
* – among returning players
This month ontariohockeyleague.com will feature one team each day in advance of the 2017-18 season which begins Thursday September 21. See more from the OHL 20 in 20 series.